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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1067239



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Bury

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210687

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SD 8010 NW 1/52





1850 by Sydney Smirke. In classical style, formerly comprising in one monumental composition (from left to right) the Derby Hotel, Derby Hall, (originally Town Hall) and the Athenaeum, of which the rest was demolished in mid C20. Ashlar with horizontal rustication on ground floor and crowning dentilled cornice and blocking course. Right-hand section has giant 3-bay Corinthian temple-front over tall ground floor podium; three arched windows on 1st floor, with three circular concave panels above; three arched doorways on ground floor. Left-hand section is 2-storeyed with advanced segmental-pedimented centrepiece of columns and pilasters enclosing doorway below and Venetian window above. Three arched windows on each side of this. Extra bay on far left, advanced with rectangular windows (including two additional ones in mezzanine).

Listing NGR: SD8043310762

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National Grid Reference: SD 80433 10762


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